The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple iOS
Rank 58 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 33 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 1.66% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.75% 8.24% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 8
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £277 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.54% +3.63%
Apple iOS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
307 279 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 18.61% 20.16% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 129 68
Average daily rate £325 £310 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 30
Average hourly rate £13.87 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -10.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -2 3 £315 -21.25%
Stockport - 1 - -
Bury - 1 £225 -
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS.

1 36 (67.92%) Android
2 34 (64.15%) iOS Development
3 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (45.28%) Android Development
5 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
5 18 (33.96%) Web Services
6 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.19%) CSS
7 16 (30.19%) Subversion
7 16 (30.19%) Mobile Development
8 15 (28.30%) TDD
8 15 (28.30%) JSON
8 15 (28.30%) CSS3
8 15 (28.30%) Java
9 14 (26.42%) HTML
9 14 (26.42%) OOP
9 14 (26.42%) Objective-C
9 14 (26.42%) Scrum
9 14 (26.42%) Mobile App
9 14 (26.42%) REST
10 12 (22.64%) HTML5
11 11 (20.75%) Windows
11 11 (20.75%) XML
11 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.98%) .NET
13 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
13 7 (13.21%) Finance
14 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
14 6 (11.32%) Apple
14 6 (11.32%) ITIL

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple iOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) IP Telephony
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) iBeacon
4 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
2 16 (30.19%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) Xcode
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) iOS Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Writer
6 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Author
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Author
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
2 16 (30.19%) CSS
3 15 (28.30%) JSON
3 15 (28.30%) CSS3
4 14 (26.42%) HTML
4 14 (26.42%) REST
5 12 (22.64%) HTML5
6 11 (20.75%) XML
7 9 (16.98%) .NET
8 4 (7.55%) RESTful
8 4 (7.55%) XSLT
9 3 (5.66%) XHTML
9 3 (5.66%) jQuery
10 2 (3.77%) Sass
10 2 (3.77%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (3.77%) iOS SDK
10 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.89%) SOAP
11 1 (1.89%) J2EE
11 1 (1.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) Wiki
5 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 2 (3.77%) iPad
5 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.89%) Arduino
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 36 (67.92%) Android
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) iOS Development
2 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Android Development
4 16 (30.19%) Mobile Development
5 15 (28.30%) TDD
6 14 (26.42%) OOP
6 14 (26.42%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) ITIL
8 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.55%) OO
10 3 (5.66%) OOD
10 3 (5.66%) SOA
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
10 3 (5.66%) Service Management
10 3 (5.66%) MVC
10 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) BDD
10 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
2 15 (28.30%) Java
3 14 (26.42%) Objective-C
4 5 (9.43%) Apple Swift
4 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) VBA
4 5 (9.43%) C#
5 2 (3.77%) Clojure
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCDST
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Apple
2 6 (11.32%) Xamarin
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) HP
5 3 (5.66%) Symantec
6 2 (3.77%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.89%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.89%) Atmel
7 1 (1.89%) Kony
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